The likely future of Israel in a self-imposed one-state situation

Price: £3.00 /per person

Brockway Room, Conway Hall

Brockway Room, Conway Hall 25 Red Lion Square · London

How to find us

The room is on the ground floor of Conway Hall, just walk down the hallway after entering, and you will see it on your left as you walk down the corridor.

Location image of event venue

Details

President Trump has changed the elements of the conflict in the Holy Land by supporting Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s rejection of the ‘two-state’ mantra still espoused by the UK and most other countries. But if Israel retains control of all of historic Palestine (plus the Golan area of Syria) it will rule a population with a majority of non-Jews. How it can then be democratic and Jewish will be critical to all involved.

Dr Brian Beeley is a retired university academic with a particular interest in the Middle East since 1956 when he couldn’t understand why Britain attacked Egypt in that year. He tries to avoid identifying ‘good guys’ and ‘bad guys’ in his efforts to explain conflict in realist terms.

We encourage dialogue, debate, and sharing of information, but ask people to keep their comments cordial. Any individual's views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of the group at large.

We will invite our usual voluntary donation of £3 to help cover the costs of our speaker meetings, annual Meetup fees, and the CLHG membership of various national and international humanist bodies.